Some labor leaders have already scorched proposals like the Green New Deal even as affected sectors continue to lose jobs.
The Solutionary Rail Team will join Basav Sen of the Institute for Policy Studies to brief movement and policy makers on the essential role of HIGHER speed freight and passenger rail and the corridors they utilize must play in any climate, just transition, or Green New Deal.
Transportation network services have resisted regulations on workers’ rights, traffic safety, and the environment. The public shouldn’t subsidize them.
Metro’s plan to subsidize its own competition will hurt the planet, public transit, and the working people who rely on it.
If we redirected the trillions spent on fruitless wars, funding Medicare for All and a Green New Deal is perfectly realistic
The right wing could use the shutdown as a pretext to accelerate cuts to public services it deems ‘inessential.’
Barriers to public transit access make it harder for people, particularly people of color and the poor, to get to jobs and schools.
A collaborative effort of several organizations and unions to promote public transit as a civil right and a strategy to combat climate change.
IPS Climate Change Program Director, Basav Sen and others will lead a discussion with author Jesse Goldstein about his new book on “Cleantech Entrepreneurship and the Contradictions of Green Capitalism.”
Kicking the can down the road appears to be a bipartisan sport in Washington.
The White House’s crude deflections on science aren’t simply ignorant — they’re calculated to serve the fossil fuel industry at the entire planet’s expense.
There Can Be No Climate Justice Without Workers’ Rights